Collagen is definitely a trendy supplement right now – but this is one trend that you might want to consider trying. You may have already noticed collagen as an ingredient in skin creams, but it is also a supplement that can be used internally, as in a smoothie recipe, or even as a liquid dollop in your coffee. Continue reading “Why Collagen is Important and Why You Should Take It”
I blog a lot about food, stress, thoughts and emotions. For this blog, I want to change gears. Today I want to talk about skincare and how what you put on your skin plays a huge role in your health.
This is a subject that often gets overlooked when people embark on their health and wellness journeys. My intention is to put it front and center for each one of you.
Did you know that the skin is considered the body’s largest organ? It has many jobs – protecting us from whatever is outside the body and providing a container for what’s inside. Continue reading “Clean Skincare Products and Why They Matter”
Formerly SkinFood by Rebekah in the Raw, Virtue Skinfood is all about creating quality, nourishing skin care products in small batches. Rebekah started this whole process by trying to find something that would work for her. People noticed her radiant skin and asked what she was using. What followed was Virtue Skinfood, a line of products that uses the wisdom of natural plant medicine and food grade nutrition, so anyone can have a healthier body, inside and out.
Why should you try Virtue SkinFood? Continue reading “New at Village Green: Virtue SkinFood”
If you love skating, skiing and sledding, then you probably love snow! And although the cold weather is great for all those activities, it can wreak havoc on your skin. Chapped lips, dry skin, and even frostbite are all potential problems for snow-loving folks. So, here are some tips for winter skin care to help you sport soft, glowing skin while enjoying your favorite cold weather activities.
1. Sun protection: Sunscreen isn’t just for hot summer days. Thanks to factors such as sweating and UV-reflecting snow, those who enjoy the slopes may need to be especially sun smart. In fact, our skin may be more susceptible to sunburns on the mountain than on the beach. Continue reading “Winter Skin Care for Active People”
If you missed the store demo we had in August about SophytoPro®’s skin care line, come by Village Green Apothecary this Friday, October 2 to learn more.
SophytoPRO® is a gluten-free, whole-food-based skin care line and has an average of 90% organic ingredients. It is designed to support the skin’s natural environment and encourage its innate restoration and renewal mechanisms. We carry cleansers, moisturizers and serums. Like many of our top-quality practitioner brand supplements, SophytoPRO® can be purchased only through medical and healthcare professionals, and stores like Village Green, where we have experts on staff. To learn more about SophytoPRO®, come visit us on Friday, October 2, from 2:00 to 6:00 pm for a store demo on these skin care products.